Matthew Elliott

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Matthew Elliott has what every client looks for in a lawyer; he is incredibly user-friendly as well as effective and rigorous.” - Chambers UK, 2024

Matthew is a corporate partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP and a member of the Firm’s Executive Committee.

His practice focuses on private equity and real estate, advising a full range of stakeholders across public and private corporate transactions, M&A, joint ventures and securities offerings. Matthew has been recognized as a leading private equity lawyer in the 2024 editions of Chambers UK and The Legal 500 UK and the 2023 edition of IFLR1000. He is also listed as a dealmaker in The Lawyer Hot 100, 2018.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • The University of Law, Guildford1997
  • St. Edmund Hall, University of Oxford1995